Recommendations for the Biden-Harris Administration to make substantial progress toward decarbonizing buildings and ensuring a transition to an equitable, clean energy economy.
Build-outs and New Construction
This matrix compares the requirements of building performance standards in U.S. cities and states.
This document examines the missing link between energy codes and building performance standards. It offers cities clear actions for smart regulation.
U.S. buildings can help us transition to renewable energy by becoming active participants in the grid rather than just passive consumers.
The International Code Council will soon release the highly efficient 2021 International Energy Conservation Code, but its democratic process is under threat.
This updated 2020 calculator is a tool for cities & states to estimate the energy and carbon savings of updating energy codes.
The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) assumes leadership of the Energy-Efficient Codes Coalition, a group committed to net-zero construction by 2050.
Get the basics on building envelope commissioning in DC.
Learn how DC’s Building Energy Performance Standards for existing buildings overlaps with DC Energy Conservation Code for new buildings.
Quick summaries of DC energy code changes to help architects, engineers, and owners